Introduction of “Companion”

SimpleC, an Atlanta-based healthcare technology company signed a joint venture contract with Jems Technology of Orion Township in 2018. SimpleC’s “Companion,” a smart software program, encourages patients to stick to their medical care plan. This SimpleC Companion is one of a new generation of artificial intelligence-enhanced software programs. The Companion uses an artificial intelligence platform […]

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Food preservative – boon or bane?

Food preservatives chemicals such as benzoic acid, nitrites, and sulphites, utilised as an additive to increase the shelf life of a product. Food preservatives has positive as well as negative side. Talking about positive factors, some of them are as follows 1. Increase Shelf Life The Food preservatives can help food last longer without getting […]

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LANXESS to Move Out of Joint Venture

LANXESS and Saudi Aramco formed a joint venture company Arlanxeo in 2016. The firm is one of the leading firm in synthetic rubber manufacturing and is headquartered in Netherlands. Arlanxeo is valued at €3 billion. LANXESS who was a part of this major joint venture is selling its 50% stake to its it’s partner in […]

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Trade Tensions Reaches Chemical Industry! What Changed?

Background: Till now much has been written and discussed on the ongoing trade tensions between China and the US. The two sides have been exchanging rhetoric comments and announcing the additional tariff on the imports from other country. Since Donald Trump has taken the Presidency in late 2016, there have been numerous rhetoric exchanges at […]

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Clariant Expands Partnership with Lintech International

In July, Clariant has entered a partnership with Lintech International to exclusively distribute its pigments for the plastics, coating and printing ink industries across the US. Lintech is based in Macon, Georga, and has 14 warehouses across the US. The company has been authorised distributor in the south-eastern, south-western, and western regions for Clariant’s coatings […]

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Trade War Extends, Tension Escalates

On August 3, China announced that it will be imposing retaliatory 25% tariff on LNG from the US. In the official statement, the authorities said, it was retaliatory measure in response to July 10 announcement of 10% tariff on Chinese goods worth $200 billion. The authorities stated the step was taken in light of announcement […]

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Lanxess to sell 50% stake in synthetic – Rubber manufacturer Arlanxeo

Recently the speciality chemical group Lanxess, has announced its plans to sell a 50% stake in the synthetic-rubber joint venture (JV) Arlanxeo to its partner Saudi Aramco. The joint venture of these two companies was founded in 2016, now the current value is €3bn. The deal is expected to be complete by the end of […]

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AkzoNobel acquires Polinox

AkzoNobel finalised the acquiring of Brazilian ketone peroxide producer Polinox. The acquisition will be completed in the forth quarter of this year. The presence of AkzoNobel will expand in South America making it one of the leading producer for curing system which is utilized for polyester thermostat resin. AkzoNobel has invested €180 million in past three […]

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Growing Risks of Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) Attacks

Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) is a form of cyber-attack in which multiple systems are used to interrupt normal traffic of a targeted network or server and makes it impossible to deliver a service. DDoS attacks had grown at a CAGR of more than 65% over past 5 years and is still expected to grow […]

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Identity and Access Management – With Biometrics

Identity and Access Management (IAM) tools, define and manage the access rights of internal and external entities to an organization, thereby creating a secure environment which minimizes the risk of any fraudulent transactions. These tools are enhanced with provisions of multi-tier biometric authentications solutions which include face, fingerprint, voice, iris, and/or other physiological quotient indicators. […]

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